| Oct 7, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Bill Plaschke: One of baseball’s strangest traditions -- the champagne party after every postseason series win -- was on display again after the Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees in the ALDS, and excuse me if I’m not all bubbly about...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 9:36 PM
The Mariners lost, 2-1, to Baltimore, thanks to an 8th inning solo home run by Adam Jones off of Jamey Wright.
• Despite the loss Mariners have still won 11 of 14 and 12 of last 16 games and are 20-12 over last 32 games…the...
| Jun 4, 2011
| 6:14 PM
It's too early to make any bold proclamations about what has been a surprising season for the Mariners, but one quality has become increasingly present: They fight to the end in every game.
Take Saturday's 3-2 loss to Tampa Bay before a sun-splashed...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Alex Avila had a pair of triples and drove in a run to back Justin Verlander's eight strong innings, as the Detroit Tigers took a 4-1 win over the Seattle Mariners in the opener of a four-game set.
Verlander (7-3) racked up 10 strikeouts and allowed...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 10:11 PM
Asked what he'd done so well over eight innings on Tuesday, Doug Fister was quick with a response.
"Really, just keeping the ball down," Fister said.
And asked what went wrong in the ninth, David Pauley was equally quick to answer.
"It was just up,"...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:44 PM
A cross-country road trip ended on yet another sour note Thursday, as the Mariners took their second walk-off loss in three games against the Nationals.
Pinch-hitter Laynce Nix did the damage this time, delivering a bases-loaded sacrifice fly against...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 10:53 PM
A Mariners team searching for an offensive spark found one on Sunday in the bat of rookie second baseman Dustin Ackley, who ripped three hits and scored the winning run on a bizarre wild pitch in the top of the 10th inning of a 2-1 victory over the...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 10:12 PM
Seattle starters are on a record-setting pace this season, and currently lead the American League with a combined 3.14 ERA.
Welcome to the club, Blake Beavan.
Beavan, who was called up from Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday to start in place of injured...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 10:15 PM
Gabe Gross and Greg Halman each drove in two runs Monday for the Mariners and shortstop Jason Bartlett had two hits in his Padres debut. The game ended in a 6-6 tie after nine innings.
Halman, who hit a two-run home run to left in the fifth inning, is a...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 10:08 PM
Mariners pitcher Doug Fister fell to 3-10 despite a 3.09 season ERA after giving up three runs in a 5-1 loss to the Angels.
Brendan Ryan had the M's lone RBI. Seattle falls 4 1/2 games behind the Rangers in the A.L. West.
| Jul 10, 2011
| 8:18 PM
It’s with heavy hearts that tonight we lay the Mariners hopes of a divisional championship this year to rest.
It’s obviously not easy for any of us. It was with unexpected joy that we watched this team sniff chances at first place.